Join us this year
AUGUST 17TH 2019
NOW ACCEPTING VENDOR APPLICATIONS!
WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE ADDITION OF A SECOND STAGE IN 2019.
CULTURAL DANCERS, MUSICIANS, & PERFORMERS PLEASE EMAIL MCKINLEY253@OUTLOOK.COM TO BE FEATURED.
FOOD TRUCK ALLEY
In the center of the street fair on McKinley Ave is Food Truck Alley. The smell of cultural favorites, sweet treats, and comfort food is enough to make any foodie smile. The official Food Truck Festival of East Tacoma with loads of seating in Food Truck Alley. Bring your appetite. Yummy!
1200 FREE STUFFED BACKPACKS & FREE CARNIVAL
Tacoma Christian Center's annual backpack giveaway passes out 1200stuffed backpacks every year. The big FREE carnival entertains young and old. Mixed in with the fun and games are great vendors who offer health booths including medical screenings, sports physicals, dental exams, & vision screenings. It's hard to tell which is a learning or a gaming tent with all of the goodies being handed out at each booth. It's easy to see why this event has been going strong since 2001. Backpacks are filled with traditional age appropriate school supplies. TCC won the 2018 City of Destiny Award for their year round community work supporting families.
MURAL FEST TACOMA 2019
Mural Fest is a live mural competition on a monstrous 90ft long wall in the center of the street fair. Mural artists paint within their given space throughout the day. As folks pass by they vote on their favorite. Top winner receives $500 and the best artist in tacoma title.Interested mural artists please see the tab above for more info.
--Join us in the 3500 block of McKinley Avenue near the Tacoma Dome.--
--In the heart of the McKinley Hill Business District--